Nightlife in Janesville


The Dancing Horses from September 1 through October 30

The Dancing Horses

The Dancing Horses Theatre

Equestrians & various horse breeds do a Vegas-style performance, followed by an exotic bird show featuring Echo from America’s Got Talent

$37.50 $18

Weekend or Tuesday Show at the Laugh Factory, through May 31, 2017

The Laugh Factory

Laugh Factory - Chicago

Large lineups of top local standup talent, comedic storytelling, and themed shows

$10 $7

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 Restaurant.com eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 Restaurant.com eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

Big Gig BBQ on September 4 at 5 p.m.

Big Gig BBQ

Henry Maier Festival Park

Barbecue festival features 10 restaurants, cold beer, and live music performances by country artists Chris Janson and Tucker Beathard

$15 $7.50

Standup or Improv Comedy Show at The Comedy Shrine Theater through January 28

The Comedy Shrine

The Comedy Shrine Theater

Comics and resident improvisers fill standup showcases and a flagship show of short-form improv a la Whose Line Is It Anyway?

$20 $10

Korn & Breaking Benjamin: Nocturnal Underground Tour with Motionless in White & Silver Snakes on September 28 at 6 p.m.

Korn & Breaking Benjamin: Nocturnal Underground Tour with Motionless in White & Silver Snakes

Peoria Civic Center

Grammy-winning nu-metal rockers join forces with post-grunge veterans behind “The Diary of Jane” plus Motionless in White and Silver Snakes

$50 $25

"Bye Bye Liver" — The Chicago Drinking Play (September 2–October 1)

"Bye Bye Liver"

The Pub Theatre

Troupe performs an interactive comedy show inspired by drinking, barhopping, and adult relations

$20 $10

"Naughty Little Cabaret" Burlesque, Fridays at 8 p.m. through October 28

Naughty Little Cabaret

Original Mothers

Male and female burlesque performers, including some from RuPaul’s Drag Race, dazzle with acrobatics, teasing, and titillating dance moves

$30 $20

GreenRoom Productions' Unscripted Improv Show for Two through November 26

GreenRoom Improv

Multiple Locations

Family-friendly band of comedians tickles ribs in a 90-minute improv show with sketches, games, and skits based off audience stories

$24 $12

Rickey Smiley and Friends on Saturday, September 24, at 7 p.m.

Rickey Smiley And Friends

Arie Crown Theater

Comedian and radio personality draws laughs with clean, observational humor, joined by J.B. Smoove, K Dubb, and Wildcat

$64.32 $40

Naughty Little Cabaret Presents Not Your Mother's Drag Show on September 16–December 16 at 8 p.m.

Not Your Mother’s Drag Show

Original Mothers

Celebrated drag artists perform both lip-synced and live musical numbers during interactive show

$30 $20

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox on Saturday, October 29, at 8 p.m.

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox

Rosemont Theatre

Today’s pop hits are cleverly reimagined in the timeless styles of the past by a cast of stellar singers, dancers, and instrumentalists

$52.25 $39.50

"Dutchman / TRANSit" through September 25

"Dutchman / TRANSit"

Greenhouse Theater Center

Two one-act plays—a classic and a world premiere—use allegory and the public transit system to explore identity politics and race

$23 $12

Megadeth with Amon Amarth, Suicidal Tendencies, and More on October 5 at 6:30 p.m.

Megadeth

Sears Centre Arena

Dave Mustaine and his band of Grammy-honored thrash-metal pioneers show off their brand-new album, Dystopia

$71.95 $48

Hookah for Two or Four at Aromas Hookah Bar (Up to 50% Off)

Aromas Hookah Bar

DeKalb

More than 200 flavored shisha tobaccos including blueberry, lemon, citrus dream, and strawberry margarita

$20 $10

Presale: AAHH! FEST featuring COMMON on September 25 at 3 p.m.

AAHH! FEST featuring COMMON at Union Park

Union Park

COMMON returns to Chicago with his star-studded AAHH! Fest, which in 2014 featured Kanye West, Lupe Fiasco, and Jennifer Hudson

$75 $60

Live Music and Comedy at City Winery (August 15–September 18)

City Winery Chicago

City Winery

Lady Gaga’s bandleader, comedian Paul Reiser, and legendary guitarist Raul Midón are among the can’t-miss acts at City Winery this summer

$49.50 $24

$79 for Murder Mystery Dinner for Two at Periwinkle Place Manor B&B ($143 Value)

Murder Mystery Dinners In Iowa

Periwinkle Place Manor B&B

Pairs dine on a hearty meal while participating in a twisting tale of mayhem and mystery.

$143 $79

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$30 $15

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TwinSpires

Online Deal

A website and mobile app allows horseracing fans to make wagers on a range of horse races around the globe, including the Kentucky Derby

$30 $15

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Theresa Caputo Tickets

River District

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$83.93 $83.93

Hip-Hop Summer Fest with Doug E Fresh, Big Daddy Kane, Slick Rick, Trina, Kid N Play, Twista, and More on September 9–11

Hip-Hop Summer Fest

Addams/Medill Park

Three-day music, comedy, and fashion festival features hip-hop legends Doug E Fresh, Big Daddy Kane, Trina, Kid N Play, Twista, and more

$52.27 $25

Gucci Mane and Friends on Friday, September 23, at 8 p.m.

Gucci Mane And Friends

UIC Pavilion

The Dirty South hip-hop superstar drops raw rhymes and trap beats in support of his latest, Everybody Looking

$167.59 $125

Jonny Loquasto on September 9 at 8 p.m. or September 10 at 8 p.m. or 10 p.m.

Jonny Loquasto

The Comedy Shrine Theater

Sharp, gut-busting standup from the host of the Nerdist Network’s Wrestling Compadres Slamcast podcast, also seen on Comics Unleashed

$25 $15

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  • O'Riley & Conway's Irish Pub
    At O'Riley and Conway's Irish Pub, you can snack away on tasty pub grub. Drinks here are readily available, so you can enjoy a glass of red or try something new. Little ones are just as welcome as their parents at this restaurant. O'Riley and Conway's Irish Pub features some of the most affordable happy hour deals in town. Wifi is on the house at O'Riley and Conway's Irish Pub, so bring along your tablet or laptop. At O'Riley and Conway's Irish Pub, your large or small party can easily enjoy a meal. Live music is often featured for guests' enjoyment. Volume at this restaurant can reach upper decibels, so come prepared to raise your voice to be heard. O'Riley and Conway's Irish Pub wants guests to dine in comfort, so save that stuffy suit for another date. The food's ready when you are. Come on in or carry out. At O'Riley and Conway's Irish Pub, you can easily find street parking just steps away from the door. O'Riley and Conway's Irish Pub's diners can store their bikes safely at the rack around the corner. If breakfast isn't your thing, O'Riley and Conway's Irish Pub also serves lunch and dinner, so you can be sure to swing by at some point during the day. When you want to relax and grab a quick bite to eat, come munch on some pub fare at O'Riley and Conway's Irish Pub.
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    Janesville, WI US
    +16087526099
  • Hooters
    Fill up on fries and other comfort food at Hooters, a savory spot for American cuisine. Hooters is also a good option for those with special dietary needs, offering both low-fat and gluten-free items on the menu. Find the perfect vintage to complement your meal — this restaurant offers a fine selection of wines, beers, and beyond. Don't miss out on the great happy hour deals at Hooters. Wifi here is on the house. Hooters will be able to accommodate your large party. Eat outdoors Hooters (weather permitting) with their beautiful patio seating. For those who love to shake it, hit the restaurant dance floor and show off some of your best moves. Don't let your weekend plans get spoiled! Be sure to reserve a table if you're heading to the restaurant on a Friday or Saturday since it can get pretty crowded. Always five minutes behind schedule? Pick up your food to go instead. Drivers can park in the neighboring lot. Store your bike safely at one of the main bike racks near Hooters. A typical meal at Hooters will set you back less than $30. Isn't it time you indulged in the old classics of American food? Stop by Hooters to have a bite of deliciousness.
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    Janesville, WI US
    +16087549464
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
    For wings with a ton of zest, Janesville's Buffalo Wild Wings has got you covered. Take your pick of beer, wine, or other beverages offered on this restaurant's menu. Youngsters don't need to sit out a trip to this restaurant — it's super family-friendly and perfect for little diners and their folks. The happy hour at Buffalo Wild Wings offers deals you won't want to miss. Buffalo Wild Wings' outdoor seating is available during the warmer months. Stay connected at no cost thanks to Buffalo Wild Wings' wifi. Volume at this restaurant can reach upper decibels, so come prepared to raise your voice to be heard. If you're heading out on a Friday or Saturday, keep in mind that the restaurant gets busy. Getting your food to go is also an option. Drive to Buffalo Wild Wings and find parking in the area. Fancy-schmancy price tags don t always bring the best results, and Buffalo Wild Wings s super yummy, mid-range menu is taste-test approved. Duck into Buffalo Wild Wings for a quick bite and excellent wings.
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    Janesville, WI US
    +16087419464
  • Chubby Bubba's
    Whether you are looking for a slice of pizza or a whole pizza pie, Janesville's Chubby Bubba's offers a wide variety of pizza types and sizes. Feel satisfied but not stuffed with Chubby Bubba's' gluten-free and low-fat alternatives. Pair your entree with a glass of wine or draft beer — this pizzeria has a fully-stocked bar to complement your meal. Just around the workday bend are Chubby Bubba's' happy hour food and drink bargains. You can also have Chubby Bubba's cater your next event. Save time and money with nearby parking options at Chubby Bubba's. You can take it easy on your wallet at Chubby Bubba's — prices are generally less than $30 per person. So round up the whole family and head on over to Chubby Bubba's for a tasty pizza pie.
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    Janesville, WI US
    +16083140400
  • Emigail's Roadhouse
    Craving finger food? Head to Emigail's Roadhouse and chow down on classic pub fare. The bar at this restaurant is fully stocked, so pair your meal with a glass of wine or beer. Perfect for an after-work outing, Emigail's Roadhouse won't require you to change outfits before dining as the dress here is super casual. If time is of the essence, this restaurant's take-out option may be a better fit. Forget circling the block, Emigail's Roadhouse has plenty of nearby parking options. Menu items at Emigail's Roadhouse tend to be mid-priced, so expect to plop down about $30 per person to dine here. Isn't it time to go to a pub that doesn't take their food lightly? Emigail's Roadhouse makes tasty bites that maximize the meaning of indulgence.
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    Edgerton, WI US
    +16088847922
  • Taasbag
    Indulge in a wide array of American dishes at Taasbag. Whether you have a large or small group, Taasbag can accommodate both. Can't find your khakis? No problem! Throw on a pair of your most comfortable jeans and you'll blend right in at Taasbag. Taasbag's diners can safely park on the street, as well as in a nearby lot. Taasbag offers a wide variety of payment options, including payment by major credit card. Taasbag provides morning, afternoon, and evening service, so you can easily find time to dine. There's a classic American dish waiting to be made for you at Taasbag. Make your way over to the highly-rated Taasbag and taste your way through some great American dishes.
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    Janesville, WI US
    +16087545667

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